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Approved Mentor Dairy Graziers seeking an Apprentice, Intern or Journey Dairy Grazier can post position descriptions to the Job Board. Apply for a job by filling out an Apprentice application. You will have the option to message Master directly and to make your profile visible to other Masters.

Dairy Farm Manager

Responsibilities include:

  • Carry out and manage day-to-day operation under supervision of the General Manager
  • Ensure tasks are completed to a high standard
  • Train and supervise labor
  • Understand when maintenance and repairs are required and completion of these tasks or the arrangement of outside vendors to complete what we cannot ourselves
  • Accurately implement the feed program based on professional recommendations
  • Maintain feed and supplies needed to carry out daily operations
  • Maintain healthy stock, understand animal health and treatment of illnesses in dairy cattle
  • Weekly management meetings
  • Report monthly to General manager and shareholders

Requirements:

  • Farm management experience on a large dairy farming operation
  • Knowledge of farm equipment operations and maintenance
  • Technical/practical dairy farming skills/qualification
  • Fit, enthusiastic, self-motivated individual
  • Work well under pressure and have good organization and problem-solving skills
  • Manage people with civility and be willing to learn and grow with the operation
  • Grazing experience a plus

Contact Karl Parker, General Manager, at karl.focal@gmail.com



Location
Harwood, MO

Position
Internship or an Apprenticeship

Compensation
Competitive salary, housing, medical/life insurance, and ½ a beef a year.


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